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GetImportLayerToSheetFormat Method (IImportDxfDwgData)

Gets whether the specified visible layer is imported to the drawing sheet or sheet format.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function GetImportLayerToSheetFormat( _
   ByVal Layer As System.String _
) As System.Boolean
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IImportDxfDwgData
Dim Layer As System.String
Dim value As System.Boolean
value = instance.GetImportLayerToSheetFormat(Layer)
System.bool GetImportLayerToSheetFormat( 
   System.string Layer
System.bool GetImportLayerToSheetFormat( 
&   System.String^ Layer


Name of the layer

Return Value

True to import the specified visible layer to the sheet format, false to import it to the drawing sheet


This method only supports importing to a drawing; it does not support importing to a part sketch.

See Also


SolidWorks 2007 FCS, Revision Number 15.0

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